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Small eyes: People with small-appearing eyes actually have eyes that are normal sized but the eyelids don't open as much as in other people. Contact lenses won't do anything for this. ...Read more
More lessons: Pull on your lids hard so you have a large opening. It sounds like you may need more lessons. Contact your eyecare provider. ...Read more
Practice: Ensure proper fit -- base curve, diameter, type of lens, practice opening your eyes getting your finger close, then trying to place contacts with a mirror. What do you mean by small -- microcornea? Or lid fissure size? Or axial length. ...Read more
No: The size of the eyeball does not have any impact on risk of blindness. ...Read more
Carefully: It can be difficult to insert contact lenses when the opening between the lids, or the eyeball itself, is smaller than average. Contact lenses do come in differing diameters, and a smaller one may be a bit easier. Usually your eye doctor will have an individual who is experienced at teaching the use of contacts in the office, and they can offer advice about technique of insertion and removal. ...Read more
Not really: Deep set eyes have really nothing to do with whether you are nearsighted, farsighted or have astigmatism. The bony socket where your eye resides is genetically determined. Some peoples eyes sit deeply in the socket, while others protrude outward. Small eyeballs are farsighted. Large eyeballs are nearsighted. Astigmatism is a result of differences in the corneal curvature meridians. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Does wearing contact lens help in aiding "one big one small eyes"? Because my left eye is slightly smaller than my right eye?
Chromosome influence: The size ; shape of the skull ; facial features of down syndrome patients is heavily influenced bu the effect of the extra chromosome present in every cell of the body.The same goes for eyes, hands ; feet all of which require a lot of decoding during formation to produce the structures. Many other chromosome defects produce some common features to those born with the abnormality. ...Read more
Is glow in the dark stickers bad for small children's eyes?, i intend to install them on the ceiling of children's room, my kids are 18 m and 5 yr.
Not a problem: The light intensity is very low from these and should pose no problem unless you make them so entertaining that they stay awake longer than you had hoped. ...Read more
500?: Not sure what that means, can you be more specific? ...Read more
Can you tell me what to do if i checked my eyes recently and it's 500 .Does that makes your eyes small ?
Depends: If your prescription is a -5.00, then yes your eyes would appear smaller as viewed through spectacles (Myopic prescription minifies). If your prescription is +5.00, then your eyes, as viewed through your spectacles would appear larger (Hyperopica prescription magnifies). Note, there is no physical affect on your eyeball by wearing the correct prescription. ...Read more